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19TH LYNN SAGE BREAST CANCER SYMPOSIUM

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile * | Chicago, USA
From 275 to 875 USD
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Title: 19TH LYNN SAGE BREAST CANCER SYMPOSIUM
Specialty: Radiation Oncology
Dates: From Sep, 14, 2017 to Sep, 17, 2017
Location: Chicago, USA
Type: Symposium
Registration Cost: From 275 to 875 USD
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Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile *

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Accreditation:

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The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Hour Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Other Credits

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Nurses Credentialing Center accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:
Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium has been called the most valuable breast cancer meeting worldwide for the practicing clinician. For 19 years, this multidisciplinary CME event has been bringing together leading national and international medical, surgical and radiation oncologists to present, debate and evaluate cutting-edge technology and approaches in the management of breast cancer. New options are occurring in all aspects of patient care including prevention, screening, and detection, as well as in the primary treatment modalities of surgery, radiation therapy, endocrine therapy, cytotoxic chemotherapy, novel biologic therapies as well as survivorship. This symposium focuses on the multidisciplinary cooperation that is required for the management of today's breast cancer patient.


Practice current management approaches to high risk benign breast lesions.

Describe factors influencing the choice of initial therapeutic approaches - neoadjuvant chemotherapy, mastectomy, oncoplastic breast conservation in operable breast cancer.

Identify the multidisciplinary challenges and opportunities associated with the use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in operable breast cancer.

Apply optimal pain management strategies in patients with breast cancer

Employ optimal strategies for overcoming endocrine resistance by incorporating targeted therapies

Cite the clinical and molecular factors that determine the optimal duration of adjuvant endocrine therapy

Utilize optimal surgical and medical interventions in the elderly with breast cancer

Speakers/Faculty:

Benjamin Anderson, MD

University of Washington


José Baselga, MD, PhD

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Richard Bleicher, MD

Fox Chase Cancer Center


Thomas Buchholz, MD

MD Anderson Cancer Center


Harold Burstein, MD, PhD

Harvard Medical School


Massimo Cristofanilli, MD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Sarah Friedewald, MD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


William Gradishar, MD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Nora Hansen, MD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Kevin Hughes, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital


Arti Hurria, MD

City of Hope


Reshma Jagsi, MD, PhD

University of Michigan Health System


V. Craig Jordan, OBE, PhD, DSc

MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas


Malcolm Kell, MD

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital


Seema Khan, MD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


John Kim, MD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Tari King, MD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute of Harvard Medical School


Jennifer Ligibel, MD

Harvard University


Elizabeth Mittendorf, MD, PhD

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Monica Morrow, MD

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Hyman Muss, MD

University of North Carolina, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center


Ruth O'Regan, MD

University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center


Joyce O'Shaughnessy, MD

Texas Oncology & US Oncology / Baylor Sammans Cancer Center


Judith Paice, PhD, RN

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Lajos Pusztai, MD, DPhil

Yale University


Abram Recht, MD

Harvard Medical School


Mark Robson, MD

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Stuart Schnitt, MD

Harvard Medical School


Andrew Seidman, MD

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Dennis Sgroi, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital


Kalliopi Siziopikou, MD, PhD

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Lawrence Solin, MD

Albert Einstein Healthcare Network


Fraser Symmans, MD

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Melinda Telli, MD

Stanford University


Julia Trosman, PhD, MBA

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Gary Ulaner, MD

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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General Info:

Advance registration is encouraged, as space and materials are limited. To qualify for the discounted registration fee, the completed form and payment must be received by the Lurie Cancer Center on or before July 31, 2017. The registration fee includes conference tuition, CME credits, printed and digital materials, four breakfasts, refreshment breaks and an evening reception. You must make separate hotel arrangements.


Registrants may check in for the conference on the 7th floor of the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile on Wednesday, September 13 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. or beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 14. Walk-in registrations are also welcome beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 14.

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Registration Cost
Type
Early Registration

2017-07-31
Late Registration From: 2017-08-01 To: 0--
On site Registration
General
525
625
0
Fellow / Student
275
375
0
Nurse / Physician
275
375
0
Industry
725
825
0

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
We don’t provide letter of invitation
Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

540 N. Michigan Ave.

Chicago, IL 60601

1.312.836.0100


The Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile is conveniently located near Chicago's top attractions, dining and shopping on Michigan Avenue. A limited number of guest rooms have been held for the Symposium through August 23. Make your reservation on-line or contact the hotel directly at 312.836.0100. Mention the Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium for the reduced rate.

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Don't miss the unique opportunity to reach this targeted audience of health care professionals during the 19th Annual Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium. For more information on exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, contact Polly Rossi at 219.465.1115 or email polly@meetingachievements.com.
Sponsors / Supporters
Lynn Sage Research Foundation
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Contact
Organising Agency

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

Phone: 312-695-1300

Fax: 312-695-1399

Email: cancer@northwestern.edu

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